Deputy Sheriff Frank Edwin Howard

Deputy Sheriff Frank Edwin Howard

Mohave County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

End of Watch Thursday, November 8, 1973

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Frank Edwin Howard

Deputy Howard and Deputy Lloyd Heilman were killed in an aircraft accident while searching for escapees from the Mohave County Jail.

The two deputies were killed when their airplane crashed in the Cerbat Mountains during a multi-agency search for the five escapees. The fugitives were caught the next day.

Deputy Howard was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 57
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Thank you for your service and rest in peace always knowing that your sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

November 8, 2020

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